La Sportiva – Mount Buller Mountain Running Festival
The running festival is unique in Victoria and brings together a range of exciting running events designed to appeal to a wide cross section of the Victorian running community ranging from tough ultra marathon runners, to mountain runners, families and road runners seeking to get out and experience something new in trail and mountain running.
This is mountain running at its best and offers both spectacular scenery and true mountain running with all the amenities of a modern alpine resort, which is only 2.5 hours from Melbourne!
Sat 01 Feb
Victorian Mountain Running Championships,-
- 10km Junior Men’s, Senior Men’s & Senior Women’s Mountain Championship incorporating the Mount Buller Vertical K a gruelling 1,000m ascent of Mount Buller in less than 9km.
- 5km race open to under 20 Women.
- Mount Buller Fun Run – 5km fun run around Mount Buller Alpine Village and taking in the spectacular views from the summit, open to all.
Sun 02 Feb
Mount Buller Skyrun – 22, 36 or 45km of tough mountain running from Mirimbah to Mount Buller / Mount Stirling and beyond and returning to Mirimbah along the banks of the beautiful Delatite River.
A classic introduction to the challenges and beauty of trail and ultra trail running within easy travelling distance of Melbourne and major regional Victoria centres.